January 19, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

News

Lakewood levy renewal will reduce tax rate

HEBRON – It’s rare that renewing a levy will reduce its tax rate. More...

Hebron gets better pipeline deal

HEBRON – A decision to engage a Columbus law firm specializing in eminent domain law to handle easement negotiations for the proposed Atex Enterprise pipeline has paid big dividends. More...

Houses coming down under new grant program

BUCKEYE LAKE – It’s been a long, drawn out process, but derelict houses are finally coming down around Buckeye Lake Village as a result of the Moving Ohio Forward Grant program. More...

Schools

School lunches

School lunch menus for the week of January 21. Glenford/Somerset/ Thornville Elementary Monday: No School - Martin Luther King Day. Tuesday: Mini corn dogs, baked beans w/scoops, and choice of fruit. More...

Police Report

Police activity reports

Compiled from selected police activity reports. Baltimore • Dec. 13: Officers were called a South Main Street address on report that a resident found drug paraphernalia in their apartment. More...

Editorials & Letters

It’s time to break the silence

Editor: I woke up this morning at 3, 4 and 5 a.m. thinking about the common sense that has been lost or missing around the Buckeye Lake area for years. History repeats itself there on a regular basis and to save my life I can’t understand why! More...

New low at fire department

Editor: Just when you thought the Buckeye Lake Fire Department couldn’t fall any lower, they really surprise you. Last month there was a sign at the department seeking toys and other items for needy families at Christmas. More...

Writer provides ‘rest of the story’

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Obituaries

Laurie Ann Jones Arnold

A funeral service, celebrating the life of Laurie Ann Jones Arnold, 47, of Millersport, will be held at 10 a.m. on Thursday, January 17, 2013, in the First Community Church of Buckeye Lake, with Pastors Kevin Blade and Steve Bush as celebrants. More...

Mary Marcella (Willey) Blanton

Mary Marcella (Willey) Blanton, 92 years young, of Baltimore, peacefully passed away January 11, 2013, at the Lanfair Center. She was born on July 30, 1920, to the late Harry C. and Catherine Cecilia Myers Willey. More...

Lucy J. Gill

A funeral service for Lucy J. Gill, age 103 of Hebron, was held January 14, 2013, at the Heath Chapel of Henderson-Van Atta-Stickle Funeral & Cremation Service with Pastor Tom Myers officiating. More...